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The pot hole is in the middle of the road and when reversing into my drive the wheel went down into the pot hole

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 21:32, Sunday 5 July 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2186961.

The pothole has been present in the street for over 12 months and is getting bigger and is damaging my car alloys every time I drive out of the drive or reverse into the drive of our property. Today as the wheel turned when reversing it scraped the alloy and had dented and caused a lot of damage to the alloy. It is impossible to avoid the pot hole in order to get into the drive due to cars parked on the otherwise of the road and the position of the pot hole. I am a hard working nurse on the frontline during covid-19 and we pay a significant amount of council tax, and now I am going to have to spend a large amount of money in order to repair the significantly damaged alloy.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 21:32, Sunday 5 July 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised this will be undertaken within the next 6 months. On most occasions, we are completing defects sooner. ). Can you please contact us again if the defect gets any worse so our officers can re-inspect, preferably attaching a photograph (where it is safe for you to take one)

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 09:43, Monday 6 July 2020

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